PEOPLE IN BUSINESS.Ifcher named V.P. at Disney Online
North Hollywood-based Disney Online has named Beth Ifcher vice president of consumer marketing. In the role, Ifcher's is responsible for generating traffic and subscriptions to Disney Online's Web sites.
Former mayor joins Bank of Hollywood
Larry Stamper has been elected to the board of directors of The Bank of Hollywood.
Stamper, a former mayor of Burbank and city councilman, is currently pastor of the Burbank First United Methodist Church First United Methodist Church is a common name for the first United Methodist church established in a particular locality. Many First United Methodist Churches exist around the world. . He is also a Burbank Kiwanis Club member and has served as chaplain of the Burbank Police Department The Burbank Police Department is the police department serving Burbank, California.
Tim Stehr became the Police Chief of the department on August 1, 2007. The previous chiefs were Thomas Hoefel, David Newsham and Glen Bell. .
Gaymon is tabbed by Healthy America
Donald L. Gaymon, a veteran business executive and former educator, has been selected by Healthy America Campaign to serve as vice president.
Gaymon will be in charge with developing and coordinating ongoing relationships with corporations and independent contractors A person who contracts to do work for another person according to his or her own processes and methods; the contractor is not subject to another's control except for what is specified in a mutually binding agreement for a specific job. for the Woodland Hills-based corporation.
Huntington Provider names Olson president
Sharon R. Olson has been appointed president for Huntington Provider Services.
With over 20 years of prior experience in managed care, Olson will provide strategic leadership to UniHealth's physician management subsidiary. UniMed is headquartered in Burbank; Huntington is one of Southern California's largest independent practice associations.
Reiley joins Optics 1 as senior engineer
Daniel J. Reiley was recently named to the post of senior optical engineer at Optics 1 Inc., a Westlake Village optical engineering firm.
Reiley has published several papers on applied optics Applied Optics is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the Optical Society of America three times a month. Founded in 1963. The journal has four divisions of editorial scope: optical technology; information processing; lasers, photonics and environmental optics; and optical engineering, and received a patent for an industrial instrumentation device that measures stress in transparent samples.
Reiley will be working on a Navy contract to build a head-mounted display that simulates real depth of field.
Gates named V.P. at Disney Interactive
Ann Gates was recently appointed vice president of business planning and development for Disney Interactive. Formerly vice president of finance for Disney Consumer Products North America North America, third largest continent (1990 est. pop. 365,000,000), c.9,400,000 sq mi (24,346,000 sq km), the northern of the two continents of the Western Hemisphere. , Gates will be responsible for overseeing business development and the pursuit of new alliances for Disney Interactive.
Before joining Disney, Gates worked with Pepsico Inc., where she worked as senior manager of business development for KFC KFC Kentucky Fried Chicken (restaurant chain)
KFC Kenya Flower Council
KFC Kitchen Fresh Chicken (Kentucky Fried Chicken motto)
KFC Kung Fu Cult (Cinema)
KFC Kitchen Fixed Charge International.
Kotick promoted to regional manager
Ronald L. Kotick, sales manager sales manager n → gerente m/f de ventas
sales manager n → directeur commercial
sales manager sale n → of the Los Angeles Los Angeles (lôs ăn`jələs, lŏs, ăn`jəlēz'), city (1990 pop. 3,485,398), seat of Los Angeles co., S Calif.; inc. 1850. office of Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Brokerage Company, has been appointed regional manager.
Kotick was one of the top-10 real estate agents at the firm's Encino branch. Kotick formerly sold print advertising, and was as a partner for Lehman/Kotick publishing company.
Marcus & Millichap is the largest commercial brokerage firm in the nation that specializes in the sale and acquisition of income producing property. The company has 26 offices nationwide.
Bruen named chairman of credit union board
Charles Bruen, president and chief executive officer of First Entertainment Federal Credit Union in Hollywood, has been elected the 1997-98 chairman of the board of the California Credit Union League A credit union league (League) is a United States state-level trade association for credit unions, which are non-profit financial cooperatives. Credit union leagues hold a primary interest in the Credit Union National Association (CUNA). .
Bruen has more than 20 years of experience with credit unions.
Pinkerton's Brown named World Trade Week chairman
For the second consecutive year, Denis Denis, king of Portugal: see Diniz. R. Brown, president and chief executive officer of Encino-based Pinkerton's Inc., has been appointed Southern California Southern California, also colloquially known as SoCal, is the southern portion of the U.S. state of California. Centered on the cities of Los Angeles and San Diego, Southern California is home to nearly 24 million people and is the nation's second most populated region, chairman of the World Trade Week Executive Committee.
Pinkerton's is a supplier of contract security and investigation services with more than 220 offices in 22 countries.
Brown serves on the board of directors of the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce and is a member of the Los Angeles World Affairs Council World Affairs Council may refer to:
Bronson named president of international marketing
As part of Universal Pictures' ongoing efforts to expand its presence in the global marketplace, Nadia Bronson has been promoted to president of international marketing.
A 20-year veteran of the Universal City-based company, Bronson has headed marketing and distribution for Universal films overseas. It achieved the second-largest share of the international market in 1996.
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